Pennsylvania court rejects Bill Cosby’s appeal of sex assault conviction

(Reuters) – A Pennsylvania appeals court on Tuesday dismissed Bill Cosby’s bid to overturn his 2018 sex assault conviction, rejecting his lawyers’ argument that a judge deprived the comedian of a fair trial by allowing other accusers to testify. FILE … Continue reading Pennsylvania court rejects Bill Cosby’s appeal of sex assault conviction

Bill Cosby loses appeal to overturn 2018 Pennsylvania sex assault conviction

FILE PHOTO: Actor and comedian Bill Cosby is seen in this booking photo released by Montgomery County Correctional Facility, Maryland U.S., September 25, 2018. Courtesy Montgomery County Correctional Facility/Handout via REUTERS (Reuters) – Bill Cosby lost his appeal to overturn … Continue reading Bill Cosby loses appeal to overturn 2018 Pennsylvania sex assault conviction

Sudan’s Bashir questioned over 1989 coup that brought him to power

Sudan’s former president Omar Hassan al-Bashir sits inside a cage at the courthouse where he is facing corruption charges, in Khartoum, Sudan August 31, 2019. REUTERS/Mohamed Nureldin Abdallah KHARTOUM (Reuters) – Sudan’s ousted long-time leader Omar al-Bashir was summoned for … Continue reading Sudan’s Bashir questioned over 1989 coup that brought him to power

Nobel peace laureate Abiy to say militants, global powers threaten Horn of Africa

Ethiopians stand next to a billboard congratulating Ethiopia’s Prime Minister, Abiy Ahmed for winning the Nobel Peace Prize in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, December 10, 2019. REUTERS/Tiksa Negeri OSLO (Reuters) – The world’s leading military powers and militant groups are both … Continue reading Nobel peace laureate Abiy to say militants, global powers threaten Horn of Africa

Police ask for charges against singer in K-pop band BTS over car crash: Yonhap

SEOUL (Reuters) – Seoul police have asked prosecutors to consider pressing charges against a member of hit South Korean boyband BTS over an October car crash, Yonhap news agency reported on Tuesday, citing police officials. Jung Kook, the group’s main … Continue reading Police ask for charges against singer in K-pop band BTS over car crash: Yonhap